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Martin J. Damen

September 9, 1944 September 28, 2019
Martin J. Damen
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Obituary for Martin J. Damen

Martin J. Damen, age 75, a longtime resident of Bolingbrook, IL, passed away September 28, 2019, at his home. He was born on September 9, 1944, in Chicago, IL.

Beloved husband of the late Louise C. Damen, loving father of Jo-El M. (Howard) Grossman, Jodie (Steven) Goecke and Christopher M. Damen, adored grandfather of Joshua, Zane, Owen and Eden, devoted son of the late Joseph and Estelle (nee Rozgus) Damen, dear brother of Diane (Len) Pape and Jeannie (Laura Lee Larson) Forrest, cousin, uncle, great-uncle and friend of many.

Martin was born in Chicago and was raised in the Gage Park area. He graduated from St. Rita High School, Class of 1962. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era and was awarded an honorable discharge. He began a career with Commonwealth Edison and was a special lineman on the southside of the city that helped restore power to the residents and businesses of the area. He retired in 1999 after 35 years of dedicated service.

In his spare time, Martin loved to golf, fish and toil in his garden. He also loved to travel, especially to Las Vegas, and enjoyed many great trips with family and friends. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Visitation Thursday, October 3, 3:00-8:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St, Naperville, IL. Interment is private.


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Thursday

3

Oct

3:00 PM 10/3/2019 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/3/2019 8:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States
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